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[on Greta Garbo
] Garbo went through a great deal to get a scene right. She worked out every gesture in advance and learned every syllable of dialogue exactly as written. She never improvised and I respected her for that.
Did a few days work as intermediate director on The Wizard of Oz
(1939) (although he never actually filmed any scenes) after original director Richard Thorpe
had been dismissed. Victor Fleming
was eventually hired to direct the picture. Coincidentally, Cukor's next film, Gone with the Wind
(1939), also went on to be directed by Fleming after Cukor was fired due to disagreements with the film's ...
He was often regarded as a "women's director" because his films frequently are centered around strong female characters.